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The Arbitrary Collective

Through generations the human psyche inherits a set of protocols for behavior and interaction.  But it is also modified by the world experienced by the existing generations.  617 more words

Diplomantiq: Chimché Project // Abu Dhabi

First night of the ‪#‎Diplomantiq‬ ‪#‎ChimcheProject‬ was an inspiration. A chimche is a large serving spoon in Iraqi Arabic dialect, similarly the Chimche Project aims to allow us participants to serve information to each other, conduct workshop exercises, share ideas and document our individual and collective progress. 181 more words

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Utopia is Dead!

Utopia once stood as an ideal place that mankind ought to strive to bring about, as a means to elevate and enhance the human experience for all members of our species.  210 more words

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Singapore: In Search of Some Big Ideas

January 4, 2016

Singapore: In Search of Some Big Ideas

by Michael D. Barr, Flinders University

Singapore’s ruling party, the People’s Action Party (PAP), enters 2016 enjoying the comfort of a magnificent electoral victory in the 2015 general elections. 815 more words

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The Continuous Revisit of Islamic Thought is A Must

December 29, 2015

The Continuous Revisit of Islamic Thought is A Must

By Anas Alam Faizli

Thirteen years ago, my brother, Dr Afif completed the monumental task of memorizing the Holy Quran within a short period of no more than 18 weeks. 1,187 more words

Politics

VIDEO: How we can make the world a better place by 2030

Want ideas about how you can contribute to the world?
In this TED Talk video social progress expert Michael Green talks about How we can make the world a better place by 2030 @shepleygreen #socialprogress

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Art & Gender Narratives

Humans, with their diverse motives and intentions, make and transform the world in which they live – This is what is proposed through Practice Theory, … 455 more words

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